U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Ranganath Muniyappa

 Contact Info

Tel: 301-451-7702
Email: muniyapr@mail.nih.gov

 Select Experience

  • FellowshipState University of New York (SUNY)2001–2004
  • ResidencyWayne State University Program1998–2001
  • Ph.D.Wayne State University1999
  • M.D.Bangalore Medical College1991

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    Ranganath Muniyappa, M.D., Ph.D.

    Senior Research Physician, Clinical Endocrinology SectionDiabetes, Endocrinology, and Obesity Branch
    Director, Inter-Institute Endocrinology Fellowship Program
    • Cell Biology/Cell Signaling
    • Clinical Research
    • Health Disparities
    Research Summary/In Plain Language

    Research in Plain Language

    We study how some diseases interfere with the ability of insulin to break down sugar in the body andthe ways that treating these diseases influences the effects of insulin. Our team also conducts research to help understand why some ethnic minorities are more likely than other groups to have cardiovascular problems and lower insulin efficiency.